Specialist global insurer have an opportunity for a perm Legal Counsel to join their Legal function, reporting to the Senior Legal Counsel.
This role includes responsibility for; providing in-house legal support across all relevant areas, including insurance coverage and litigation support, regulatory and commercial queries, corporate and M&A, employment, real estate, and operational issues. Reviewing third-party commercial contracts. Identifying, analysing and escalating potential areas of concern. Proposal of solutions for final approval. Reviewing and negotiating BAU documentation, including non-disclosure agreements, powers of attorney, side letters, novation, transfer, assignment agreements etc.
The successful candidate will have substantial post-qualified experience and ideally some insurance exposure, as well as the ability to foster and maintain excellent business relationships.